Tag: suing a nursing home

Threats of Nursing Home Lawsuits Do Not Improve Care

Nursing homes with high quality ratings are sued almost as often as lower performing nursing homes, according to a new study published by the New England Journal of Medicine. And researchers found litigation or its likelihood does not necessarily result in better care.ξ Researchers analyzed information about nursing home lawsuits...

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Be Aware the Legal Structure of Nursing Homes

We know we live in a litigious society and that one of the costs gobbling up healthcare dollars is liability and malpractice insurance. Some long term care operators simply can not afford it. So they improvise making it much harder for you to sue if something happens to a loved...

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